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On the water SIBS 2021

Hundreds of ways to get out on the water at Southampton International Boat Show – it’s the place to come and have a go!

29 Jul 2021

Be inspired and have a go is the message at this year’s Southampton International Boat Show with the On the Water stage showcasing awe-inspiring, thrilling and breath-taking action-packed displays, and offering visitors a chance to get out on the water and have a go too!

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Recreational Craft Designated Standards Update

29 Jul 2021

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has released an updated list of Designated Standards, these standards provide the “Presumption of Conformity” for recreational craft products certified to the new UK Conformity Assessed (UKCA) mark.

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Motorsport meets Marine

29 Jul 2021

British Marine is pleased to announce the continuation of its partnership with the Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) with a Motorsport Delegation visit to the Southampton International Boat Show on 16 September 2021.

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Have your say: Environment Agency seeks feedback on its boat registration charge proposals due to take effect from 1 January 2022

29 Jul 2021

The Environment Agency has published a new consultation on its proposals for future boat registration charges on its waterways. The proposals, if implemented, would take effect from 1 January 2022.

HSE guidance and updates: COVID-19 and the workplace

29 Jul 2021

Monday 19 July saw England move to Step 4 of the UK Government's COVID-19 roadmap. This has meant the removal of many restrictions.

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The MCA releases MSN 1906 (M) The Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Marine Pollutants: Amendments to International Standards

29 Jul 2021

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has released a merchant shipping notice (MSN) relating to the carriage of dangerous goods and marine pollutants in packaged form.

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Government support and guidance for the changing COVID-19 requirements

29 Jul 2021

The government has released a number of supporting items to help businesses stay COVID safe as restrictions are lifted.

Decarbonising Transport Government Plan

The government releases its plan to Decarbonise Transport

22 Jul 2021

As part of the mission to cut carbon dioxide (CO²) emissions to zero, the government has released its much anticipated Transport Decarbonisation plan, which can be downloaded and reviewed via this article.

Rolly Tasker Sails, Southampton Boat Show 2021

Sailmakers from all over the world make their mark at Southampton International Boat Show 2021

22 Jul 2021

From British sail lofts with full UK-based sales, service, design and manufacturing, through to products and equipment from some of the world’s largest international companies, every aspect relating to sails, spars, and rigging will be on show at Southampton International Boat Show.

Heat stress at work, HSE guidance for working in the heat

Heat stress at work – HSE Guidance

22 Jul 2021

This week with temperatures increasing across the UK, British Marine would like to remind members that it is essential for employers to ensure that working conditions are managed safely.